|Darshan Kumar Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 7 in|
|Date of Birth||September 1, 1986|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
Darshan Kumar is an Indian actor and theatre artist who is best known for playing the role of Onler Kom, a footballer and the husband of amateur boxer Mary Kom, in the 2014 Hindi-language biographical sports film, Mary Kom, in which he was cast opposite Priyanka Chopra. In addition to that, he has also appeared in shows and movies like Aashram, Devon Ke Dev…Mahadev, PM Narendra Modi, Tere Naam, The Family Man, Sarbjit, NH10, Baaghi 2, Avrodh the Siege Within, and Baba Aiso Varr Dhoondo.
Darshan Kumaar, Darshan Gandas
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Actor, Theatre Artist
5 ft 7 in or 170 cm
67 kg or 147.5 lbs
Race / Ethnicity
Darshan Kumar is of Jaat descent.
- Lean physique
- Sports a goatee
Darshan Kumar Facts
- He grew up in a family that was based in a small village Kishan Garh of South Delhi.
- He was 24 years old when he shifted to Mumbai and started working with the Sahej theatre group, which he continued for 5 years.
- After working with the Sahej theatre group, Darshan Kumar worked with Motley Productions.
- It was while working with Motley Productions that he met film and stage actor Naseeruddin Shah who further trained him for 10 years.
- In 2003, he was cast as Kanak Sharma, one of Radhe’s friends, in the romantic drama film, Tere Naam, starring Salman Khan.
- Between 2011 and 2014, Darshan Kumar portrayed the character of Sage Shukracharya, the guru of Daityas/Asuras, in the mythological drama television series, Devon Ke Dev…Mahadev.
- He appeared as Satbir, the gang leader, in the 2015 Hindi-language thriller film, NH10, in which his fellow cast members included Anushka Sharma, Neil Bhoopalam, Deepti Naval, and Ravi Jhankal.
- Darshan Kumar co-starred as Maj. Raunaq Gautam in the Hindi-language military drama web-television series, Avrodh: The Siege Within, which is a fictionalized retelling of the 2016 Uri attack and the following surgical strikes.
- He appeared as Awais Sheikh, a lawyer, in the 2016 biographical drama film, Sarbjit, co-starring alongside Aishwarya Rai, Randeep Hooda, and Richa Chadha.
Featured Image by Darshan Kumar / Instagram